“As incentive travel finds its legs again in the new economy, the IRF is continuing to track a number of trends. Budgets are stabilizing, and in certain sectors, increasing. Gamification of the entire event experience is growing—our studies show a third of planners now integrate some form of gaming and/or virtual elements into their programs.”
Advancing the Science of Motivation and Incentives Through Research
Mission – The Incentive Research Foundation funds and promotes research to advance the science, enhance the awareness and improve the appropriate application of motivation and incentives in business globally. The goal is to increase the understanding, effective use and resultant benefits of incentives to businesses that currently use incentives and others interested in improved performance.
The Annual Incentive
Secrets Puerto Los Cabos (the newest resort near San Jose
del Cabo, which opened on December 2013) and the incentive community
of Los Cabos, Mexico invite you to join the IRF from
May 28-June 1, 2014 for four days of networking, education
and destination showcase experiences that foster new and
solidify existing relationships with over 170 top buyer/
decision-makers from incentive companies and corporations,
plus top supplier organizations.
More IRF related stories from Prevue
Prevue asked Melissa Van Dyke, president of the Incentive Research Foundation her thoughts on incentive travel.
Meeting planner Liz Sutton, CTC, president of Sutton & Associates, tells us about her first experience at the Incentive Research Foundation’s 19th annual Incentive Invitational.
The Incentive Research Foundation hosted its 19th annual Incentive Invitational in June at the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country, organized by The Opus Group.
You’re on a golf course in Killarney. Or Anguilla or San Antonio. You’re soaking in a warm scented jacuzzi in St. Moritz or Hilton Head. You’re taking Shaolin kung fu lessons in Hong Kong…
The Incentive Research Foundation (IRF) is gearing up for its 19th annual Incentive Invitational educational and networking event, hosted this year at the sprawling JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa from May 30 to June 3.
We checked in at ARIA Resort & Casino this summer for the Incentive Research Foundation’s 18th annual Incentive Invitational. The IRF unveiled its latest white paper: “The Design & Impact of Employee Recognition Incentive Travel Programs.”
The 18 million-sf CityCenter Las Vegas opened in 2009 with no less than six LEED Gold-certified properties.
Colorful group venues are part of the social fabric in San Antonio, Philadelphia + Las Vegas.
This alpine aerie just earned five diamonds for the 50th year running.